The Media Center Show No.133 – Tranquil PC

By Ian Dixon (16.2mb 47mins 16sec) 
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I have two interviews this week recorded on location in Manchester. James Senior from Microsoft UK talks about the “Windows Vista After Hours” events hosted around the UK. He explains why they where running the events and how they were showing off consumer products like Windows Media Center and Windows Home Server to IT Professionals. The 2nd interview is with James Thompson of Tranquil PC, Tranquil produce a great range of Windows Home Server products (like the one I review a couple of weeks ago).

I also have email, news items and the launch of The Media Center Show Awards 2007

Thanks to the show sponsor Tech.co.uk

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Show Times:

01:00 Coming up this week
01:30 Welcome Zune subscribers
02:20 Email – Video Show RSS Feed
03:01 Email – Windows Home Server Streaming
05:15 Email – Sky to Media Center
07:13 Email – Orb or Webguide?
10:00 Email – What Podcasts do you listen to? MobileTechRoundup, ClassicFM.com
11:43 V2 Extenders delayed
12:40 Media Center in a piano
13:25 The Media Center Show Awards 2007
17:28 A message from One Voice
19:00 Interview – James Senior (Microsoft UK)
20:00 What is the Vista After Hours Event
23:00 Welcome to James Thompson from Tranquil PC
25:00 Tranquil’s Windows Home Server
27:15 Components
30:00 Design
32:20 Why manufacture a Windows Home Server System
35:00 How to recover their Windows Home Server
40:00 Hard drives
42:39 How to purchase
43:47 Video Review of Tranquil’s Windows Home Server

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Ian Dixon

Founder of The Digital Lifestyle.com and host of The Digital Lifestyle Show. Started podcasting in 2005, Windows Entertainment and Connected Home MVP. Lover of gadgets from the Raspberry Pi to the iPad, Android to Windows 8. Also a massive motor racing fan